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Join Our Team! Attend an Upcoming Job Fair Near You

Regional Open House Job Fairs Have a PASSION for ice sports?  Understand the value of GREAT customer service? Looking for a job in an industry made for FUN? Come meet our staff, experience a day in the life of the rink, and interview with us! We are currently looking for Facility Operators, Facility Support Staff, Instructors […]

FMC Ice Sports Orders REALice for 2 Massachusetts Arenas

November 29, 2017 – FMC Ice Sports (Facility Management Corporation), the operator of 24 indoor ice facilities in Massachusetts, has ordered two separate REALice Systems for indoor ice facilities in Burlington and Natick. The Burlington Ice Palace and the William L. Chase Arena are both busy, year round, single-pad surfaces averaging between 10 and 13 […]

Plymouth Arena Part of History of Hockey Stamp Dedication

  On Friday December 1st, TJ Swiderski, manager of the Armstrong Arena in Plymouth, was presented with a History of Hockey Stamp plaque at the Plymouth Center Station Post Office. TJ and the Plymouth South hockey team were honored by both the Post Office and the Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce. The History of Hockey […]

Submit your Superfan photos for a chance to win!

FMC Ice Sports to launch “Fan Photo Tuesday” campaign With the local high school and college hockey seasons getting underway, FMC Ice Sports is looking for some school spirit this winter by launching “Fan Photo Tuesdays” across all of its rinks. The campaign looks to feature some of the state’s best hockey fans at the […]

Featured Rink: Raynham Iceplex – Raynham, MA

The Raynham Iceplex, previously known as the International Skating Center, first opened in October of 1998.  In September of 2012, FMC purchased the rink from the New England College Development League, and it became the company’s first private acquisition. From there we began to make much-needed improvements. The rink now has a new heating system, […]

Service Stars – September 2017

FMC Ice Sports’ Service Stars Awards program recognizes and rewards team members who demonstrate commitment, ingenuity and extraordinary effort in delivering exceptional customer service to arena patrons. Each month, our regional managers select individuals who best represent the values and mission esteemed by FMC. Founded by President and CEO Robert McBride, the program will honor […]

Season Kick-Off Events Bring Hundreds to Arenas

Season Kick-Off Events Bring Hundreds to Arenas

In August and September, several FMC rinks hosted Open House and Touch-A-Truck Events to welcome the community into the arena for free public skating, a photo with our mascot Felix McCool, an up-close look at the Zamboni and other trucks and vehicles, games, giveaways, and more. Events were held at Porrazzo Rink in East Boston, […]

The Road to Worlds: The Beginning

With ISI World Recreational Championships coming up in July, our skaters and coaches have already started preparing for their performances. Coming from our programs in Raynham, Gardner, Natick and Revere, they share the beginning of their journey on the Road to Worlds 2018. From Natick, Brooke Wong, Megan Katnik, and Ally Eld share their individual […]

Featured Rink: Buffone Arena – Worcester, MA

Known as “the rink on Lake Ave,” Buffone Arena in Worcester has been managed by FMC since 1995, and is named after Charles J. Buffone, a Democrat who represented Worcester in the Massachusetts House for eight terms. Home to Assumption College’s NE10 Championship Greyhounds, the rink is also home to Grafton High School, the Junior […]

Featured Rink: Pirelli Veterans Arena – Franklin, MA

In 1992, Pirelli Veterans Arena in Franklin became FMC’s first rink, starting a 25 year and 24 rink legacy. The rink itself has been part of the community of Franklin since 1973.  Arena Manager Bruce Bertoni has long since been a facet of the rink, starting his career there in 1978. For close to 40 years he […]